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23 March 2015, Monday. Goodbye Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Mr Lee KY had been hospitalised since 5 Feb. Every day, we hear news that his condition has deteriorated.

This day has finally come.

 

screenshot-www.pmo.gov.sg 2015-03-23 20-41-48

 

screenshot-www.pmo.gov.sg 2015-03-23 20-42-16

 

Heard the live address from the PM over the radio while in the car on my way to work.

Could hear him holding back tears when he switched from Malay to Chinese.

Watching is more painful.

RIP and thank you.

The poor dolphins at Sentosa

There seems to be some talk about the state of our Dolphin Lagoon in Underwater World Sentosa (UWS) some time back.

 

I saw the pictures in the news online and was appalled and shocked for quite a long moment.

Actually, appalled is an great understatement. I could not get over it – the state of the place, and how sad the dolphins looked. I would not expect to see the state of our Dolphin Lagoon in this state.

“Surely not in Singapore, right?” I thought to myself. The Singapore where everything must look clean and new?

 

I’ll let the pictures do the talking.

 

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